Cultural heritage - Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer

Domaine du Rayol, The Mediterranean Garden

Domaine du Rayol is a protected natural area of ​​20 ha, property of the Conservatoire du littoral, located at Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer, at the foot of the Massif des Maures and facing the islands of Hyères, in the Var, between Le Lavandou and Saint-Tropez.

Landscaper Gilles Clément designed The Mediterranean Garden, an invitation to travel through the Mediterranean landscapes of the world (California, Chile, South Africa, Australia, Mediterranean Basin, Canaries) and landscapes with a more arid or subtropical climate (Mexico , Asia, New Zealand, subtropical America).

"To discover this garden is to feel some of the emotions experienced by a botanist explorer who surveys the planet!"

The Domaine du Rayol offers you: exhibitions, guided tours "discovery", thematic tours, activities for families, workshops-training, celebration of seasonal changes, festival of plants, marine trail and musical evenings (classical music and Mediterranean) in summer .

On site you will also find a place to eat at the "Café des Jardiniers", a specialized bookshop and an ecological nursery.


Opening from 01 January 2023 to 31 December 2023
Monday 09h30 à 18h30
Tuesday 09h30 à 18h30
Wednesday 09h30 à 18h30
Thursday 09h30 à 18h30
Friday 09h30 à 18h30
Saturday 09h30 à 18h30
Sunday 09h30 à 18h30


Full price : 14 € Reduced price : 10 € Student : 10 € Job seeker : 10 €
Tarif Min. Max.
Full price (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 14€
Reduced price (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€
Student (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€
Job seeker (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€

Family ticket ( 2 adults + children under 18 years old) : 35 €
Annual subscription to the Garden (for unlimited access to Domaine du Rayol during 365 days from date to date):
- Adult: 35 €
- 6-17 years old: 13 €

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash



  • Parking
  • Defibrillator
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting room
  • Public WC
  • Car park


  • Educational visits
  • Room hire
  • Themed tour
  • Shop
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Booking of general amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Tour free of charge
  • Guided tours